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How to Choose Counting Toys for 2 year Olds?

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How to Choose Counting Toys for 2 year Olds?

Learning toys are readily available these days but some parents are still unaware of the advantages of these games. They are not sure which educational toys they should buy for their kids. They want their kids to learn but they do not know which skills they should be encouraging. Here we’ll talk about some very simple counting toys for 2 year olds and what kids can learn.  1# Building blocks with numbers Plastic or wooden blocks with numbers is a basic toy that helps toddlers become aware of numbers. By counting the blocks and matching the blocks to the number,...

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Counting Toys for 2 Year Olds - More Than Just for Counting

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Counting Toys for 2 Year Olds - More Than Just for Counting

When I was a preschool teacher many years ago I would use one toy in many different ways. This was for several reasons. One, it was economic. Two, it encouraged children to try new experiences. Three, it added variety to the play. Four, toys used in different settings enhance different skills. This is not brilliant in any manner. Children do this naturally. If you give a child a small cardboard box it may become a mouse house or a treasure chest or a boat or decorated like aflower. Many counting toys for 2 year olds can be versatile in this...

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Construction Sets for Toddlers

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Construction Sets for Toddlers

Toddlers love to build. While they are making their towers out of stacking blocks or castles out of sand, they are also learning.  Constructions sets for toddlers provide added opportunities for learning. They challenge the child to develop new skills and practice old ones. The best construction sets for toddlers are designed to expose children to the basics of math, engineering and technology. Toddlers learn about gravity when the block tower collapses; they learn about speed and velocity when rolling toy cars down their ramps. They are matching two triangular blocks to make a cube. The toddlers will not have...

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12 Ways to Use Your Pegboard Stacking Toy!

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12 Ways to Use Your Pegboard Stacking Toy!

  Skoolzy Pegboard Set is an Amazon's Choice favorite toy.  Products that are labeled "Amazon's Choice" are products hand picked by Amazon. It is a feature that helps Amazon customers save time and effort when searching for items that are highly-rated, well-priced products with Prime shipping.                12 Ways to Use Your Pegboard Stacking Toy! Pegboards are a great toy for fully engaging your child to easily and quickly gain the critical skills needed for a smooth transition into preschool. Skoolzy Pegboard Sets are also great for building fine motor skills, improving hand-eye coordination, developing...

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Pincer Grip―Not Just For Crabs! 30+ Activities Your Kid Should Know Before Preschool!

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Pincer Grip―Not Just For Crabs! 30+ Activities Your Kid Should Know Before Preschool!

What is a Pincer Grip? A pincer grip (or grasp) is a developmental milestone that typically occurs at 9 to 12 months of age. Using the index finger and thumb, or the index finger and middle fingers opposing the thumb, the child is able to pick up small objects and place items in a controlled manner. Why is This Important? A pincer grasp enables the child to feed herself by being able to pick up small bits of food and place food into the mouth with ease. Before this, the child was only able to hold food within the palm after food was "raked" into the palm by the fingers. The pincer...

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